Egyptian President Mubarak Resigns

The newly freed Egyptian people broke into cheers in Cairo's Tahrir Square after President Hosni Mubarak suddenly resigned Friday.

Egyptian Vice President Omar Suleiman announced the president's resignation on state television, CBS News reported.

The Egyptian military planned to run the country temporarily until they decide on a new plan of action, ABC News reported.

Mubarak's historic resignation came 18 days after protests began in Egypt and at the cost of 300 lives.

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